PrivateTunnel PrivateTunnel

A guide to uninstall PrivateTunnel from your system

You can find below details on how to remove PrivateTunnel for Windows. The Windows version was created by OpenVPN Technologies. Additional info about OpenVPN Technologies can be read here. Usually the PrivateTunnel application is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\OpenVPN Technologies\PrivateTunnel folder, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for removing PrivateTunnel is C:\Program Files (x86)\OpenVPN Technologies\PrivateTunnel\uninstall.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for administrator rights. The application's main executable file occupies 851.40 KB (871832 bytes) on disk and is called PrivateTunnel.exe.

PrivateTunnel is comprised of the following executables which occupy 1.93 MB (2027667 bytes) on disk:

  • PrivateTunnel.exe (851.40 KB)
  • ptclient.exe (55.40 KB)
  • ptcore.exe (774.40 KB)
  • ptservice.exe (17.40 KB)
  • PTServiceAdmin.exe (17.90 KB)
  • uninstall.exe (107.65 KB)
  • devcon.exe (80.00 KB)
  • devcon.exe (76.00 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of PrivateTunnel. For other PrivateTunnel versions please click below: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling PrivateTunnel we recommend you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\OpenVPN Technologies\OpenVPN Client\etc\log\us_ca_sj_001_privatetunnel_com_dynamic_p5540.log
  • C:\Program Files\OpenVPN Technologies\OpenVPN Client\etc\profile\
  • C:\Program Files\OpenVPN Technologies\OpenVPN Client\etc\profile\us_ca_sj_001_privatetunnel_com_dynamic_p5540.ovpn
  • C:\Program Files\OpenVPN Technologies\PrivateTunnel\PrivateTunnel.exe

How to remove PrivateTunnel with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PrivateTunnel is a program released by OpenVPN Technologies. Sometimes, users decide to erase this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because uninstalling this manually requires some know-how related to PCs. One of the best EASY manner to erase PrivateTunnel is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate PrivateTunnel or simply click the Search field and type in "PrivateTunnel". If it is installed on your PC the PrivateTunnel app will be found very quickly. When you click PrivateTunnel in the list of apps, the following data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding PrivateTunnel, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove PrivateTunnel.
Uninstall PrivateTunnel

8. After removing PrivateTunnel, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong PrivateTunnel that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling PrivateTunnel using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall PrivateTunnel by OpenVPN Technologies from your PC, we are not saying that PrivateTunnel by OpenVPN Technologies is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall PrivateTunnel supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-03-30 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-29 23:05:52.670